This month's Tickle a Teapotter challenge is to bring farm animals or animal feed to the party. Since Curt is such a gregarious character I decided it was only fitting to bring along a Canadian cow for him to visit with.
This week's Technique challenge is to string something up. I took it literally and strung up some twigs with actual string.
I drew a farm scene onto dotted paper and cut them out kind of like a quilt. Then I drew the cow and tied a bell around his neck. The fence is little twigs from the garden and string. The sentiment is Crafty Secrets.
Date: Monday, May 27, 2013 GMT Views: 1056
Registered: February 21, 2009 Location: Mt. Pulaski, IL Posts: 29366
Mon, May 27, 2013 @ 6:23 PM
I have to say that I really, really love this card! Your scene is wonderful and the cow is adorable. The fence is perfect - looks exactly like pasture fencing around here! The recipient of this lovely card will be doing a happy dance!!!
Registered: October 21, 2010 Location: in the okanagan in b.c. canada Posts: 10642
Tue, May 28, 2013 @ 12:22 AM
so cute and well done....its fun bringing out the pencil once in a while...awesome job...the title reminds me of """how ya going to keep them down on the farm....etc. so fun..just liek here and all the dots...perfect for a great farm scene...TFS
------------------------------ We as people are raindrops of colorful ink , falling down Crisp and Clear, each a different shade more vibrant then the last, but once we realize at the bottom of an endless abyss we all fall into the same inkpot forming one color, only then can we come together as one My son.
Registered: July 20, 2007 Location: Fergus, Ontario Posts: 43418
Tue, May 28, 2013 @ 4:18 AM
This card is amazing! If I could draw like you, I wouldn't need to buy any stamps! I love how you pieced together this scene that you created1 Love the polka dot papers in varying colours! The cow is awesome.....love the extra touch of a cowbell! I love the fence that you strung up too. This is just one amazing card!
Registered: May 31, 2008 Location: Seattle Posts: 14542
Tue, May 28, 2013 @ 7:36 AM
Fabulous creation and your strung up fence is inspired!
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